Let's Talk about Race

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Airs at: Fri, 02/12/2021 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Let's Talk About Race
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Every 2nd and 4th Friday, from 6 to 7pm

 

Let’s Talk About Race (LTAR), a new intergenerational, roundtable discussion of independent national journalists featuring rigorous conversations and analysis of news coverage and the role race plays in politics, government, economy, education, and health.  LTAR currently airs on KBOO Community Radio in Portland, OR . 

LTAR brings independent journalists from all over the country from New Jersey to Texas and Pennsylvania with a home-base in Portland, Oregon.  The hosts bring their own flavor, journalistic perspectives, and integrity.   

  

The roundtable line-up features: LaNita Duke, award-winning audio and video producer who has written, directed, and produced political news and commentary for Grassroots NW and KBOO Radio for over 45 years. Dianne Johnson, a journalist from Texas co-host/musicologist on From the Grassroots, a political news magazine.  Althea Billings, current News Director at KBOO Community Radio.  Cecil Prescod, talk-show host local, national, and international issues ranging from poverty in Portland to politics in Africa.  Nia Gray, host and blogger of The Faith Report and The Woke Church in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.    

 

In addition to topical discussions such as voter suppression, the Black Lives Movement, racial backlash, and the disproportion affect COVID-19 has on brown and black people. 

 

Let’s Talk About Race will feature regular segments: The Faith Report and political satire. 

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KBOO Stream 1
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Let's Talk about Race on 01/08/21

Airs at: Fri, 01/08/2021 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Let's Talk about Race on 12/25/20

Airs at: Fri, 12/25/2020 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Let's Talk about Race on 12/11/20

Airs at: Fri, 12/11/2020 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Let's Talk about Race on 11/27/20

Airs at: Fri, 11/27/2020 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Let's Talk about Race on 11/13/20

Airs at: Fri, 11/13/2020 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Let’s Talk About Race Halloween Show: The Scary Reality of Eugenics

Airs at: Fri, 10/30/2020 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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The current episode of Let’s Talk About Race (LTAR) is our trick or treat show. The treat: offering free medical procedures in return for probation or shorten sentences. The trick: you are sterilized, your uterus is removed, or you have an unauthorized vasectomy.  Forced st... Read more

Let's Talk about Race on 10/23/20

Airs at: Fri, 10/23/2020 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Let's Talk about Race on 10/09/20

Airs at: Fri, 10/09/2020 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Let's Talk about Race on 09/25/20

Airs at: Fri, 09/25/2020 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Let's Talk about Race on 09/11/20

Airs at: Fri, 09/11/2020 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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